Ursula K. Le Guin
Comment on #16 Returning to the Root
in her translation of the Tao Te Ching
To those who will not admit morality without a deity to validate it, or spirituality of which man is not the measure, the firmness of Lao Tzu’s morality and the sweetness of his spiritual counsel must seem incomprehensible, or illegitimate, or very troubling indeed.
And so for day 2880